|ISGM Podcast: The Concert #9 - Beethoven’s Violin Virtuosos - Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum|
The “Kreutzer” Sonata is loved by audiences for its thrilling range of emotions and displays of technical daring. For violinists, though, the piece is extremely difficult. Beethoven was urged to write the piece by English violinist George Bridgetower, and the two played the premiere together. Beethoven was so thrilled with Bridgetower’s playing that he actually ran across the stage to embrace him in between movements in the middle of the concert...
Keywords: Gardner Museum; museum; podcast; the concert; classical music; Beethoven; Corey Cerovsek; Paavali Jumppanen
|ISGM Podcast: The Concert #1 - Beethoven: Before & After - Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum|
In this program, we hear two Beethoven pieces for strings and piano: a tuneful early violin sonata and the famous “Ghost Trio,” written 12 years later, and look at Beethoven’s dramatic transformation through the lens of his chamber music works. Violinist Corey Cerovsek, pianist Paavali Jumppanen and the Claremont Trio play Beethoven’s Violin Sonata No. 3 in E-flat Major, Op. 12, No. 3 and Beethoven’s Piano Trio in D Major, Op...
Keywords: Gardner Museum; museum; podcast; the concert; classical music; Beethoven; Claremont Trio; Corey Cerovsek; Paavali Jumppanen
|ISGM Podcast: The Concert #20 - Springtime for Vivaldi and Beethoven|
We're hoping to ring in the spring in chilly New England with these two charming works perfect for the season. The Gardner Chamber Orchestra, directed by flutist Paula Robison, plays Antonio Vivaldi's Concerto for flute and orchestra in F Major, "con sordino," and violinist Corey Cerovsek and pianist Paavali Jumppanen play Beethoven's Sonata for violin and piano No. 5 in F Major, Op. 24, "Spring." Recorded live in the Tapestry Room of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston...
Keywords: Gardner Museum; museum; podcast; the concert; classical music; Beethoven; Vivaldi; Gardner Chamber Orchestra; Paula Robison; Corey Cerovsek; Paavali Jumppanen